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NL East: Phillies release Chris Coghlan

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Check out what’s going on in the National League East.

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Philadelphia released Chris Coghlan and honestly we’re confused too. Coghlan is a multifaceted utility player who was a non-roster invitee to spring training. He spent last season playing for Oakland and the Chicago Cubs, earning a season total of .188/.290/.318. While his numbers aren’t sparkling, the versatility the 32-year old brought to the team gave him ample cred for a bench spot.

Here’s what else is happening in the National League East: